An assay of Staphylococcus epidermidis biofilm responses to therapeutic agents.

Abstract

Implant-associated infections tend to become persistent, resisting host defences and antibiotic therapy. Routine clinical laboratory testing of bacterial isolates in the fluid phase for antibiotic susceptibility may not be predictive of therapeutic outcomes and therefore a number of antibiotic regimes have been formulated empirically. The resistance of… (More)

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@article{Richards1993AnAO, title={An assay of Staphylococcus epidermidis biofilm responses to therapeutic agents.}, author={Geoffrey Richards and Raymonde France Gagnon}, journal={The International journal of artificial organs}, year={1993}, volume={16 11}, pages={777-88} }